By Ugochukwu Alaribe
ABA—All Progressives Congress, APC, Abia State chapter, has said it will not withdraw its support for Nkeiruka Onyejeocha for the position of Speaker of the House of Representatives.
Spokesman of the party in the state, Ben Godson who stated this while reacting to reports that Abia APC has endorsed another candidate for the position, added that the party is proud of the achievements of the lawmaker and urged the members-elect of the House of Representatives to elect her as Speaker.
Godson explained that the APC caucus in Abia still stands on her earlier endorsement of Onyejeocha few weeks ago at Igbere, Bende council.
According to him, “Abia APC has unshakeable stand on its already pronounced endorsement on Speakership and Deputy Senate President, which are Nkiru Onyejeocha and Dr. Orji Uzor-Kalu, respectively.
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